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FZNT25 KWNM 292102
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
502 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES CENTERED ABOUT 200 NM E OF CAPE CHARLES WILL
SLOWLY MOVE E TONIGHT...WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE
WATERS. THE FRONT WILL STALL SAT...THEN WILL SLOWLY LIFT N AS A
WARM FRONT SAT NIGHT INTO MON. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE OFF
THE DELMARVA PENINSULA SUN EVENING...AND TRACK NE ACROSS THE NEW
ENGLAND WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD
FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL STALL
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE STATIONARY FRONT AND MOVE
NE ACROSS THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT...WHILE LIFTING THE FRONT
N AS A WARM FRONT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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